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Hacker leaks data on Angela Merkel and hundreds of German lawmakers – TechCrunch

A hacker has targeted and released private data on German chancellor Angela Merkel and other senior German lawmakers and officials. The data was leaked from a Twitter account, since suspended, and included email addresses, phone…



Equifax breach was ‘entirely preventable’ had it used basic security measures, says House report – TechCrunch

A House Oversight Committee report out Monday has concluded that Equifax’s security practices and policies were sub-par and its systems were old and out-of-date, and bothering with basic security measures — like patching vulnerable systems…



Civil servant who watched porn at work blamed for infecting a US government network with malware – TechCrunch

A U.S. government network was infected with malware thanks to one employee’s “extensive history” of watching porn on his work computer, investigators have found. The audit, carried out by the U.S. Department of the Interior’s…



Alphabet’s Chronicle launches an enterprise version of VirusTotal – TechCrunch

VirusTotal, the virus and malware scanning service own by Alphabet’s Chronicle, launched an enterprise-grade version of its service today. VirusTotal Enterprise offers significantly faster and more customizable malware search, as well as a new feature called…